A) Dry eye can affect biometric measurements
B) Preoperative correction of dry eye has been correlated with better postoperative results
C) It sets the tone for the relationship by establishing the expertise of the physician and instilling trust in the patient
D) All of the above
Michael Cooper, OD, of the Windham Eye Group discusses managing patients with dry eye disease prior to cataract surgery with Derek Cunningham, OD, of Dell Laser Consultants. Dr. Cunningham explains his preoperative pearls and the new treatment protocols he abides by when dealing with dry eye disease. He stresses how identifying, treating, and counseling the patient will lead to better cataract surgery outcomes.